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Samsung Galaxy Tab S For Dummies

Samsung Galaxy Tab S For Dummies

Dan Gookin

ISBN: 978-1-119-00579-7

Apr 2015

304 pages

$16.99

Description

Explore your Galaxy Tab S with an expert tour guide at your side

Samsung Galaxy Tab S For Dummies is a user-friendly guide to getting the most out of your new tablet. You'll discover how different the tablet experience is from the desktop, laptop, or smartphone, and learn how to take advantage of everything your Galaxy Tab S has to offer. This entertaining guide walks you through each feature one by one, helping you learn exactly what your tablet can do for you. With everything from reading to playing games and surfing the Internet, you will learn how to be productive and have fun, too!

  • Navigate your Galaxy Tab S easily, and get acquainted with the keyboard
  • Send e-mail, browse the Web, and tap into social media
  • Make phone calls, take pictures, and hold video chats
  • Play music, movies, games, and more

Your Galaxy Tab S has so much to offer — it's not a computer, but it is so much more than a smartphone. Samsung Galaxy Tab S For Dummies is the perfect guide to getting to know your Galaxy S tablet, so settle in and see what your tablet can do.

Introduction 1

Part I: A Galaxy in Your Hands 7

Chapter 1: A Galactic Orientation 9

Chapter 2: The On and Off Chapter 19

Chapter 3: How Your Galaxy Tab Works 29

Chapter 4: Text to Type and Edit 43

Part II: Tablet Communications 55

Chapter 5: All Your Friends in the Galaxy 57

Chapter 6: Mail of the Electronic Kind 69

Chapter 7: Text Chat, Video Chat, and Even Phone Calls 85

Chapter 8: Web Browsing 95

Chapter 9: The Digital Social Life 105

Part III: Everything in the Galaxy 115

Chapter 10: Getting from Here to There 117

Chapter 11: It’s a Big, Flat Camera 129

Chapter 12: The Gallery 139

Chapter 13: Music, Music, Music 151

Chapter 14: What Else Does It Do? 163

Chapter 15: At the Google Play Store 177

Part IV: Nuts and Bolts 189

Chapter 16: It’s a Wireless Life 191

Chapter 17: Connect, Share, and Store 199

Chapter 18: Apps and Widgets 211

Chapter 19: Customize Your Tab 223

Chapter 20: Galactic Security 231

Chapter 21: Taking the Galaxy with You 241

Chapter 22: Maintenance and Troubleshooting 247

Part V: The Part of Tens 257

Chapter 23: Ten Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts 259

Chapter 24: Ten Things to Remember 267

Index 271